I have long been tired that the right have been able to hide behind PC rhetoric by distorting the real meanings of words.
Trump "tells it like he sees it" is now becoming a reinforcing meme on the right, they regard it as a positive. No need to hide the racism, sexism and bigotry, tell it like it is because gosh it's so popular.
It may be dangerous as far as social harmony is concerned, but it stops us having to decipher the abuse of PC the right have used for decades to hide their real meanings. It also stops us having to deal with things like Pro-Life with circumspection, whereas what they really mean is "forced birth". read more
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exactly what i've been preaching for, seems like, ever. read more
One of the Black Lives Matter activists who shut down the Bernie Sanders rally in Seattle is a self-identified "radical Christian" and former Sarah Palin supporter.
Marissa Jenae Johnson along with another protester, Mara Jacqueline, interrupted the planned Seattle rally for Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders on Saturday afternoon, preventing the Vermont senator from addressing the massive crowd.
The rally at Westlake Park ended around 3 p.m. with Sanders choosing to leave after the belligerent protesters took the stage and stayed there, controlling the microphone, and hurling racist insults at the progressive crowd gathered to hear Sanders speak. read more
Art Exhibit Explores The Hazards of Cultural Appropriation
Peet says he incorporated the perspectives of strangers who responded to flyers he hung around Portland asking for people to discuss their feelings about cultural appropriation, as well as input from an advisory group of artists of color, including artists Sharita Towne, Gabe Flores and Sara Siestreem, all of whom, he says, "spent much time tirelessly shooting down concepts that didn't work, and patiently explaining why many of my ideas were deeply ignorant and ineffective."
The Southern labor system (with low pay and no unions) is wending its way north. read more